The Temple is Alive

The Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time (Shortfic)

This WCC entry was for the “Water Temple” theme, and is exactly 300 words (I had trouble keeping under the limit on this one). Naturally, if I was going to write about the Water Temple, I had to pick creepiness and Morpha as the base concept. 8D

Essentially this is years after Ocarina of Time, and Ruto has taken a bunch of zora kids to the Water Temple (likely to teach them of its importance), and while they’re there she tries to spook them with a story about Morpha but ends up dredging up her own fears. Given that I have somewhat of a fear of the water, I can totally relate to Ruto’s anxiety. xD Continue reading

The Mightiest Blow

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (Shortfic)

Another WCC (Writing Community Competition) entry, limited to 100-300 words, and the theme was “Zelda Items”, so I chose the Megaton Hammer. The story is essentially about the original Goron hero who used the Megaton Hammer to defeat Volvagia the first time, long before Ocarina of Time. Essentially, in this fic only the hammer itself could defeat the dragon. No actual warriors were good enough. But the only person who could actually lift the weight of the hammer wasn’t a hero or even a warrior; just a simple miner. Sadly, this WCC had no other participants, so I didn’t win even though I mine was the only entry. Continue reading